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The Premier League, VAR & The NHL

September 11th, 2019


VAR--Video Assistant Referee--Has Been Introduced Into English Sports. Yes, It's Being "Americanized." What Does That Mean? More Money And The Concentration Of Power... Everything That Makes English Soccer/Football …

Episode 32 - Beto And Human Power

August 20th, 2019


A New Direction For The Podcast...

In This EP, A Philosophical, Satirical Political Soundscape Of Beto O'Rourke And The Dynamics Of Human Power.

Episode 31 - Nervous Nerds And Devices Of Doom

August 8th, 2019


I Explore The Intersecting Themes Of Four Articles: Emotionally Stunted Millennial Computer Science Grads, Friendless Millennials, 5G Wired Cows And Wireless Diapers...

Whew, The Future Is Bleak, Kids.

Satire, Sneers …

Episode 30 - The Big Money Of Cannabis Culture

July 19th, 2019


Our Moral And Cultural Arbiters Are Reappropriating The Language Of Cannabis... They're Starting To Scrub The Connotations From This Beloved Plant To …

Episode 29 - All The Angry Young Men & Opting Out

June 27th, 2019


Moral Panics Of The 80s & 90s Are Being Recycled: The Angry Young Man...

This Time, It's A Millennialized Version: The Radicalized Young Man.

I Delve Into Some Recent Articles & Studies About All The …

Episode 28 - The Streaming (Consolidation) Wars

June 12th, 2019


In The Media & Twittersphere There Is An Accelerating Trend: The Streaming Wars...

Is This Really A War? Or, Is This Just A Duel, A Sparring, At This Point?

And If A War Ensues, Can Netflix Survive? Is Netflix …

Episode 27 - End The Evils Of Cursive Writing

May 19th, 2019


A Sarcastic, Dark Humored Investigation Into Why The Education System Wants To Erase Cursive From The Curriculum... All Those Cognitive Benefits Of …

From GenX To GenZ: Debt & The Gig Economy

May 8th, 2019


A Sarcastic And Satirical Quick Take On How Multiple Generations Got Addicted To The Debt And Lies Of The Corporatocracy...

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Episode 26 - The Dying Dead Media

March 2nd, 2019


A Sometimes Brutal, Sometimes Snarky Investigation Of Our Recent Legacy And Millennial Media Implosion.

At The End Of January 2019, Legacy And Millennial Media Had A Massive Bout Of Layoff Fever... Our Media Pundits …

Episode 25 - Memories Of Backyard Football

February 19th, 2019


As An Only Child, I Had To Entertain Myself...

I Was Just A Kid Running Around In Their Parents Backyard Playing Football.

But, It Was So Much More Than Just Football.

An Experimental Episode With Music & Sound …

Episode 24 - 8 Strategies For The Soulless Future

February 6th, 2019


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My Keynote Speech At Last Year's New Planet Festival

Topics Discussed: Human Soul, WiFi, 5G, Artifical Intelligence, …

Episode 23 - Career Slaves And Love Robots

January 19th, 2019


I Delve Into Some Accelerating Trends & Articles About Tired And Stressed American Workers And Lonely Men And Their Love Robots.

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Episode 22 - Conspiracy, Predictions, Cyclists And Podcasting Advice

January 6th, 2019


I Answer Reader & Listener Mail... Or, Do It? Giving My Opinion On The Q Conspiracy Theory And Equating It To Older GenX Conspiracies... I Rant About Lance Armstrong Cyclists, Give My Predictions For 2019 And Give …

A Holiday Update

December 29th, 2018


I'm Still Here! New Episode In January 2019... And, A New Direction For The Podcast

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Episode 21 - Caravans, Investigations And New Civil Wars

December 4th, 2018


A Rational, Objective, Skeptical Look Into The Latin American Caravan, The Mueller/Russian Investigation And The New Civil War. I Use A Variety Of …

Episode 20 -Stop Having Kids! PT2

November 6th, 2018


I Investigate The Public Indoctrination System—Oh, I Mean—Education System, The Use Of Technology On Young Children And The Jobless, Technocratic …

Episode 19 - Stop Having Kids! PT1

October 29th, 2018


A Snarky, Sneering, Satirical Deep-Dive Into American’s Obsession With Reproducing… Or, You Know, Having Kids.

American Parents-To-Be Are A Delusional Group.


Divorce, Single Parenting, Work, Debt And Daycare... …

Episode 18 - Presidential Pretenders Part2

October 7th, 2018


Continuing From EP17... Future Democratic Candidates For President: Stormy Daniels And Colin Kaepernick.

For The Republicans? Tim Tebow.

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Episode 17 - Presidential Pretenders

September 28th, 2018


In Part One, I Discuss The Political And The Comical Backgrounds Of Future Presidential Candidates. From Jamie Dimon, James Woods And Gay …

Episode 16 - Fame

September 15th, 2018


Words, Other Than Those Cited, Written By JM Fisher

At Times, A Snarky, Cynical Audio Essay About FAME! How It's Changed From Generation X To …

Episode 15 - The Dying American Farmer

September 4th, 2018


A Deep Dive EP Into Why The American Farmer Is Dying Is It Big AG? Monsanto? Is It Federal Reserve Boom Bust Cycles? Who Owns American Farmer Lands? Why Do We Demean The American Farmer And Those That Want To Farm?

Episode 14 - The Duel Of PA: Wagner Vs. Wolf

August 7th, 2018


A Snarky, Sneering And Darkly Humored Look Into Pennsylvania's Governor's Race... Unbiased? Nah. I Went Down The Rabbit Hole Of Scott Wagner And Oh, …

Episode 13 - Nature And The Social Credit System

July 26th, 2018


A Kinda-Sorta Continuation Of A Theme From EP12... I Ramble About Humanity's Disconnect From Nature And Our Dystopian Future Of The Chinese Credit System.

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Episode 12 - The Killing Fields: Youth Sports

July 5th, 2018


Angel & I Discuss The Political, Socio-Economical & Psychological Effects Of Youth Sports... Once Again, America Feeds It's Young To The …

Episode 11 - The Puerto Rican And The White Guy

June 20th, 2018


(At Times, This Is A NSFW Episode)

Angel From The 3emptypints Podcast Joins Me... For Most Of My Audlt Life, Angel Has Been My Best Friend. He's Puerto Rican. And I'm A White Guy. We Have A Serious, Irreverent …

Episode 10 - Guided Meditation For Terrible People

June 11th, 2018


This Is Satire. This Is Humor. This A Parody. Put Your Headphones In. Close Your Eyes. Find Your Inner Terrible Person.

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Episode 9 - Something Of An American Allegory

May 26th, 2018


America Has Become An Old Ford Taurus... Or, Some Old Pharma Rep Who Sold Their Soul To The Corporation. Or, Maybe It's Brad: A Burned Out Pharma Rep …

Episode 8 - Fog Vodka & CrumblyWumbly Granola Bars

May 19th, 2018


We're Distilling Vodka From Polluted San Fran Fog Water. Millennials Are Having Tantrums Over Their Crumbling Granola Bars. What The Hell Is Going On …

Episode 7 - Bernie And The Utopians

May 9th, 2018


Bernie Sanders And The Utopian Politicians Continue Their...Marxist? Socialst? Progressive? I Dunno Political Revolution. But Does Bernie Still Have …

Episode 6 - Igor Panarin's Divided States Of America

April 27th, 2018


In 2008, Russian Political Scientist And Former KGB Agent, Igor Panarin, Predicted That In 2010, America Would Collapse... In 2018, The Mass Media …

Episode 5 - Dating Experiment PT2

April 6th, 2018


BigC Continues His Adventures In Online Dating... What Did He Learn From His Experiment? Freudian Truths Exposed...

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Episode 4 - Dating Experiment PT1

March 30th, 2018


After 10 Years Of Online Dating, BigC Is Over It. Yes, He's Had Some Success. Met Some Wonderful Women, But, It Just Seems Impossible To Find "The …

Episode 3 - The Unremarkable Ascendancy Of Conor Lamb

March 22nd, 2018


Was Conor Lamb's Victory In Trumplandia Pennsylvania Another Symbol Of The Resistance? Nah. Maybe Is Another Fissure In The DNC, A Return To …

Episode 2 - LL Bean & The Customer Is Always Wrong

February 25th, 2018


The Customer Is Always Right Has Created Generations Of Entitled Americans: The Bratty Offspring of Divorced Parents To Today's Safe Spacer College …

Episode 1 - The Internet Is Dead

February 10th, 2018


Why Does The Internet Suck? Did The Millennials Ruin The Internet? How Did Social Media Become The New "Internet?" Was The Internet Just A Government …

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